Young boy and his mother reading together on a park bench

Fight for Grade-Level Reading Podcast Episode 8: Joy Thomas Moore and ‘The Power of Presence’

Here in Sarasota, Florida, we’re lucky to have some powerful philanthropy at work on early-childhood outcomes. The Patterson Foundation, which supports this podcast and the Sarasota Herald-Tribune’s reporting on grade-level reading issues, is one of the primary supporters of the… Read More

USF Sarasota-Manatee Helps Address Grade-Level Reading Concerns

Editor’s Note: Karen Holbrook is regional chancellor of the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee. One of the most important roles a public university can play in a community is to serve as a conduit for the healthy exchange of information,… Read More